Poetry Category

Strength of a Man

It’s not the grueling time spent under an iron bar that determines the strength of a man; it’s the time enduring challenges for standing up for what is right and pushing away what is not. ~ Efren BuenRostro Jr.

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True Love II

True love: when you wake to the craving of a sweet kiss with morning breath.

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True Love

True love: the hand that will hold you while you crumble.

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Always Self Reflect

I believe I’m a good man. Maybe I’m wrong. Fooled by my own thoughts.

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I Stand Alone

Maybe I should have taken the abuse, the treatment, and let the establishment banish me within the ranks of others. No, I stand alone! ~ Efren BuenRostro Jr.

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Beauty Does Not Last Forever

As my home disappears piece by piece, daily I see visions of the time once was. ~ Efren BuenRostro Jr.

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My Movie

My closed eyes have reached that unconscious dreamy state. Visions of cherished moments flicker quickly like the single frames of a movie reel. The end. The sound of the tapered film spins creating a strobe of flashing bright light. My eyes open. I wake to reality and the soft subtle pain in my chest. My […]

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The Path of Life

In life, you’ll find that others will take your hand and help you walk that challenging path of life while others will abandon their obligations and wonder the woods lost. ~ Efren BuenRostro Jr.

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